Danielle Schlanger
Danielle Schlanger
March 19, 2014

The Biggest City in America Is About to Do Something Incredible for Its Kids

And it could have a major impact on inequality.

Sept. 27, 2013

Bill de Blasio Agrees With NYC Millennials: the Rent is Too Damn High

De Blasio’s commitment to securing more affordable housing for the city is a critical element of his campaign narrative.
May 23, 2013

A Q&A With Millennial Mayor Svante Myrick

Ithaca, New York Mayor Svante Myrick is 26 years old, one of the youngest mayors in New York State history, and a rising political superstar.
March 20, 2013

I Love You New York City, But Your Rent Prices Are Too Damn High

New York City has long been the gateway to adulthood for college graduates. But all this could change soon thanks to the City's ever-increasing and outrageous rent prices.
Dec. 28, 2012

The 18 Most Inspiring Moments of 2012

These 18 stories are true testaments to the human spirit.
Dec. 7, 2012

TIME Magazine Person of the Year 2012: Robin Roberts, and Cory Booker Should Have Been Nominated

Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama are certainly deserving of being the 'TIME Magazine' person of the year. But missing from the list of nominee were a whole lot of people who deserved a nod.

Nov. 5, 2012

Romney Climate Change Apathy is Despicable

With 48 hours before Election Day, ClimateSilence.org reminds voters that Governor Romney has no plans to battle climate change.
Oct. 23, 2012

Presidential Debate Recap: And The Winner Of The Foreign Policy Debate Is…Israel

Israel can rest assured that, despite the outcome of the election, it will have a true friend in the White House for the next four years.
Oct. 18, 2012

Presidential Debate Live Stream: Obama Emerges As Winner Of Second Debate

Live Obama - Romney updates from Hofstra University. Complete schedule and analysis.
Oct. 17, 2012

Obama Won the Presidential Debate: Romney Momentum Stopped

Post-debate analysis live from the Media Center at Hofstra University. Obama defeated Romney in a lively debate on Long Island.
Oct. 12, 2012

VP Debate 2012 Summary: President Obama Says Joe Biden Did Terrific

VP Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) go head to head in a much-anticipated match-up at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky.

Sept. 11, 2012

9/11 Anniversary: 8 Ways to Honor the Fallen and Commemorate the Day

Tuesday marks 11 years since the 9/11 attacks. Feeling helpless is natural, but there are ways you can get involved, give back, and honor this important day in our nation's history.
Aug. 25, 2012

Todd Akin Legitimate Rape Views Are Divisive and Will Cost Republicans in November

Akin verbally assaulted victims of sexual abuse when he described some rapes as "legitimate."
May 18, 2012

NYC Mayor Race 2013: Who Will Succeed Mayor Bloomberg?

One thing is certain: it is a crowded race, and there is simply no room for outsiders without ties to New York (sorry @JonHuntsman, @HuntsmanAbby). Here are the must-know names at this stage.
May 1, 2012

One World Trade Center is the Ultimate Testament to Bin Laden's Defeat

On Monday, the Freedom Tower became the tallest building in New York City. A personal reflection on this milestone, and how far we've come since 9/11.
April 12, 2012

Study: Millennials Would Rather Be Unemployed Than Work Their Terrible Jobs

Despite high youth unemployment, a new study by Achievers and Experience, Inc. shows that millennials are leaving companies sooner than they had initially hoped.

March 9, 2012

Unexplained Le Roy Twitching Cases Show Why Doctors Don't Treat Women Equally

The case of 18 Le Roy twitching teenage girls show why in too many circumstances, women still find themselves having to convince doctors they are physically ill.
March 2, 2012

Olympia Snowe's Retirement Signals the Decline of the Moderate (Female) GOP Senator

Snowe created a political career as a moderate willing to reach across the aisle, and found herself marooned on a GOP island where it was suddenly heresy to stray from the base.
Feb. 11, 2012

Ahead of the Grammys, Lady Gaga Shows How Celebrities Can Make a Difference

While some celebrities (e.g. Lindsay Lohan) have cringe-worthy public personas, others use their clout to adopt causes that otherwise would go overlooked.
Jan. 30, 2012

Super Bowl Sunday Basics: Practical Preparation for the Non-Football Fan

Don't know who Tom Brady is? Forget how many points a field goal's worth? If you've been tuning out football in favor of the news cycle, fear not. Here's what you need to know.